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Food Waste Anaerobic Digestion

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Pre-Consumer Food Waste: US Food Manufacturers Reducing Waste and Creating Renewable Energy

Pre-Consumer Food Waste: Food manufacturers join alliance committed to reducing waste and creating renewable energy. Unilever, Starbucks, and Dairy Farmers of America have joined, committing to food waste reduction and repurposing, and decarbonization goals. More major food industry leaders are joining forces alongside Vanguard Renewables to launch the Farm Powered Strategic Alliance (FPSA) aimed at […]

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Scottish Salmon Company (SSC) Award Aided by Salmon Fish Waste Biogas and Landia

We are delighted to re-publish the following Press Release a recent Scottish Salmon Company (SSC) Award which was aided by a Salmon Fish Waste Biogas Project and installation of a Landia pasteurizer. Press Release 6 October 2020:  Waste Salmon for Biogas Recognised with Top Aquaculture Award The Scottish Salmon Company (SSC) has won the Community […]

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Anaerobic Digestion UK Food Waste News 2020

There are a number of news items that have been posted for a variety of UK food waste anaerobic digestion projects which show that Anaerobic Digestion UK is growing. This news seems to confirm the gradual growth of business in the AD sector. Iceland claims 23% food waste reduction in their first-ever report Iceland has […]

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Food Waste Management Improved by Borger’s Salmon Crusher

The efficiency of food waste management is now improved by the installation of a Borger waste salmon “Multicrusher”. Situated in the midst of the Scottish Islands salmon fishery industry the efficiency and reliability of Borger’s equipment is vital to guarantee the correct shredding of waste salmon to meet environmental and food health security regulations. By […]

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Food Waste AD – The Anaerobic Digestion of Inedible Food for Energy and Natural Fertiliser

Food Waste AD is the short way to refer to the anaerobic digestion of inedible food for renewable energy and natural fertiliser. That sentence encapsulates the core philosophy of the movement towards food waste AD. “It’s a crying same that any food is wasted while so many people struggle to feed themselves. Mechanically digesting this […]

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UK Food Waste Anaerobic Digestion Plant History of the Ludlow Digester

In the UK Food Waste Anaerobic Digestion Plant History began with the dedicated Food Waste AD Waste Technologies Demonstrator Plant, known as the Ludlow Digester. In the UK the history of dedicated food waste anaerobic digestion plants began there in 2004, when the innovative government funded plant opened. At the time, nobody was sure that […]

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WRAP Defends Anaerobic Digestion from “Slopbuckets Farce” Food Waste Collection Slur

WRAP Defended Anaerobic Digestion of food waste as a newspaper branded its collection from householders as a “slopbuckets farce“, earlier that month! (May 2012). UK funded government organisation WRAP has defended household food waste collections. These are destined for Anaerobic Digestion facilities, while the Daily Mail belittles government efforts. It believes to collect food waste […]

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Waste Autoclave Pretreatment with Anaerobic Digestion for Household Waste

Waste Autoclave pretreatment of residual household waste, and food waste, for all its undoubted advantages in increased biogas yield during subsequent anaerobic digestion of the organic fraction, has met with a difficult period. The story has not been a good one, since we originally posted our article on this subject in May, 2012. In a […]

Visible adjacent to a thermal energy-from-waste plant is Gemidan’s new pre-treatment facility in Denmark.

Food Waste Recycling Machine Raises Purity of Pretreated Biogas Substrate to New Level

Gemidan Ecogi’s anaerobic digestion substrate pre-treatment system is effectively a food waste recycling machine for large commercial biogas plants which produces a high-quality pulp-based substrate for digestion/ energy production in AD/ biogas plants. The Gemidan ECOGI system (food waste recycling machine) has a reputation for enhancing the recovery of renewable energy during the anaerobic digestion […]

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Biogas Digester Design Reducing Annual Fertilizer Cost to 1/3, 8 Years-On – Uses Landia GasMix

Be inspired by this news that a finely-honed biogas digester design in Ireland, is reducing the farm’s Annual Fertilizer Cost to just 1/3, plus producing biogas renewable energy. It is doing this 8 years-on after commissioning the first digester unit. It is not coincidental that the plant uses Landia pumps for mixing, including the Landia GasMix […]


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